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Sunderland: Fans react to Corry Evans injury news

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Sunderland have been reacting to news surrounding Corry Evans that has emerged from the club.

suffered their first blip of the season last night as they fell 1-0 to Burton Albion in a game that they dominated in terms of possession, shots and shots on target, but weren’t able to come away with anything.

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Missing from the game last night was Corry Evans, who has only just joined the club having signed for them this summer, and it has been revealed today that the Northern Irishman will “miss the next 10-14 days due to a hamstring injury”.

The news was passed on to supporters via the club’s official Twitter account, and it brought out a number of despondent who weren’t happy with the news:

“We should never have got him he’s too injury-prone.”

“Big blow”
“Will be a big miss he plays a key role in the side gets the ball down switches the play the skipper will be missed looking forward to seeing him back fit and playing again”
“Blackburn Warned us”
“So it begins”
“See you soon skipper”

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Thankfully it is only a minor injury, so he should be back up to speed before too long, it’s not as if he’s out for 2-3 months, then the fans’ worrying might have been a little more understandable.

In other news: ‘Absolute quality’, ‘Mint’ – Many Sunderland fans buzzing at ‘top baller’ despite Burton loss

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